Tuesday, May 2, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: Tyler Chatwood vs. Trevor Cahill
The Colorado Rockies visit Petco Park on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 to play the San Diego Padres. The probable starters are Tyler Chatwood for the Rockies and Trevor Cahill for the Padres.
The opening line for this matchup has Colorado at -122 and San Diego at +112. The Rockies have a 11-15-0 over/under record and a 14-12-0 run line mark. The Padres are 15-12-0 against the run line and have a 13-13-1 over/under record.
Valuable Colorado Rockies Betting Trends
The Colorado Rockies are 11-15-0 against the over/under
The Colorado Rockies are 14-12-0 against the run line
Important San Diego Padres Betting Trends
The San Diego Padres are 13-13-1 against the over/under
The San Diego Padres are 15-12-0 against the run line
Key Colorado Rockies Injuries
04/26/17 P Mike Dunn Back 10-day DL (4/23)
04/13/17 P Jonathan Gray Toe 10-day DL (4/14)
04/03/17 P Jairo Diaz Arm 10-day DL (3/30)
03/16/17 P Chad Bettis Illness 60-day DL
03/16/17 LF David Dahl Ribs 10-day DL (3/30)
03/16/17 C Tom Murphy Forearm 10-day DL (3/30)
Key San Diego Padres Injuries
04/25/17 CF Travis Jankowski Foot 10-day DL (4/24)
04/19/17 P Jarred Cosart Hamstring 10-day DL (4/18)
04/08/17 LF Alex Dickerson Back 60-day DL (3/30)
04/01/17 P Carter Capps Elbow 10-day DL(3/31)
04/01/17 P Christian Friedric Shoulder 10-day DL (3/30)
03/31/17 P Buddy Baumann Shoulder 10-day DL (3/30)
03/31/17 P Colin Rea Elbow 60-day DL (2/19)
03/31/17 P Robbie Erlin Elbow 60-day DL (3/30)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Rockies have a 16-10 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood has a 2-3 record with an earned run average of 4.88 and a WHIP of 1.34. He has 22 strikeouts over his 31.1 innings pitched and he's given up 31 hits. He allows 8.9 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 5.58. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.28 and they have given up 78 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .227 against the bullpen and they've struck out 94 hitters and walked 32 batters. As a team, Colorado allows 8.7 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.4 batters per nine innings. They are 26th in the league in team earned run average at 4.58. The Rockies pitchers collectively have given up 225 base hits and 119 earned runs. They have allowed 28 home runs this season, ranking them 17th in the league. Colorado as a pitching staff has walked 84 batters and struck out 193. They have walked 3.2 men per 9 innings while striking out 7.4 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.32 and their FIP as a unit is 4.12.
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As a team Colorado is hitting .249, good for 15th in the league. The Rockies hold a .441 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .311, which is good for 20th in baseball. They rank 14th in MLB with 8.3 hits per game. Nolan Arenado is hitting .293 with an on-base percentage of .355. He has 29 hits this season in 99 at bats with 16 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .616 and an OPS+ of 134. Gerardo Parra is hitting .284 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .321. He has totaled 21 hits and he has driven in 12 men in 74 at bats. His OPS+ is 85 while his slugging percentage is at .432. The Rockies have 217 hits, including 48 doubles and 36 home runs. Colorado has walked 74 times so far this season and they have struck out 221 times as a unit. They have left 160 men on base and have a team OPS of .752. They score 4.58 runs per contest and have scored a total of 119 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
San Diego has a 11-16 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 4.50, Trevor Cahill has a 1-2 record and a 1.33 WHIP. He has 30 strikeouts over the 24 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 21 hits. He allows 7.9 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 3.11. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.87 and they have given up 76 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .229 against the Padres bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 87 batters and walked 34 opposing hitters. As a team, San Diego allows 8.6 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.6 batters per nine innings. They are 28th in the league in team earned run average at 4.64. The Padres pitchers as a team have surrendered 225 base knocks and 122 earned runs this season. They have given up 38 home runs this year, which ranks 2nd in Major League Baseball. San Diego as a staff has walked 85 hitters and struck out 201 batters. They give up a walk 3.2 times per 9 innings while they strike out 7.6 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.31 while their FIP as a staff is 4.56.
As a team, they are batting .223, good for 27th in the league. The Padres hold a .382 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .284, which is good for 29th in baseball. They rank 28th in MLB with 7.4 hits per contest. Wil Myers comes into this matchup batting .310 with an OBP of .325. He has 35 hits this year along with 20 RBI in 113 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .593 with an OPS+ of 140. Yangervis Solarte is hitting .283 this season and he has an OBP of .351. He has collected 28 hits in 99 at bats while driving in 16 runs. He has an OPS+ of 102 and a slugging percentage of .394. The Padres as a unit have 199 base hits, including 31 doubles and 35 homers. San Diego has walked 69 times this year and they have struck out on 247 occasions. They have had 154 men left on base and have an OPS of .665. They have scored 3.78 runs per game and totaled 102 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Rockies/Padres MLB game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Rockies -122
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